Electronic Products & Technology



Product
August 27, 2019 by Stephen Law

4-Watt thin film serves high power applications

FUJIPOLY AMERICA Sarcon 30YR‐c compliant silicone thin film is suitable for filling near‐microscopic air gaps that exist between high-power heat generating components and heatsinks. By increasing surface area contact, it is possible to measurably improve cooling effectiveness and operational performance.…
News
August 22, 2019 by Tom Abate, Stanford University

Heat shield protects electronic devices

Atomically thin materials could create heat-shields for cell phones or laptops that would protect people and temperature-sensitive components and make future electronic gadgets even more compact.
Product
August 15, 2019 by Stephen Law

Heat pipes cool hot components

ADVANCED THERMAL SOLUTIONS Line of flat and round copper heat pipes for electronics thermal management includes more than 350 standard units that provide stand-alone cooling and can be combined with heat spreading devices to deliver high levels of passive or…
Product
June 4, 2019 by Stephen Law

Power management IC reduces size of smart appliances

ROHM SEMICONDUCTOR BD71847AMWV power management IC (PMIC) is optimized for NXP Semiconductors’ i.MX 8M mini applications processors to contribute to longer operating time and to reduce the size of smart speakers, networked audio, smart displays and other smart home appliances.…
Product
May 19, 2019 by Stephen Law

Ultra-compressible putty lowers thermal resistance

FUJIPOLY AMERICA Sarcon PG80A compressible, high-performance thermal interface material is an advanced putty-like, gap filler pad that exhibits a thermal resistance as low as 0.08°C•in2/W at 14.5 PSI with a thermal conductivity of 13W/m°K. Product requires very low compression force…
Product
May 1, 2019 by Stephen Law

Modular cable entry system delivers flexible management

WEIDMULLER Cabtite Cable Entry System for pre-assembled cables and cables without plugs is a modular frame system that provides users increased flexibility in the cable management of control cabinets and OEM equipment in manufacturing environments. System speeds-up installation, facilitates service…
Product
April 19, 2019 by Stephen Law

True 1000A voltage regulator solution serves next gen AI, 5G networking

INFINEON XDPE132G5C True 1000A voltage regulator solution delivers 16-phase digital PWM multiphase controller. The portfolio enables currents of 500 to 1000A and higher for next generation CPUs, GPUs, FPGA and ASICs used in high-end artificial intelligence (AI) servers and 5G datacom…
Product
April 18, 2019 by Stephen Law

TCO devices boost current capacity in small package

BOURNS SC series of miniature Thermal Cutoff (TCO) devices are lighter, smaller and offer high current capacity up to 13A at 25°C. Product family matches the small space and over-temperature protection needs in next-generation Lithium-ion (Li-Ion) battery cells and USB…
Product
March 4, 2019 by Stephen Law

Electronically commutated (EC) fans deliver rugged performance

ORION FANS EC IP68-ATEX electronically Commutated (EC) fan series includes spark proof IP68-ATEX rated versions for applications involving explosive atmospheres or flammable gases. Implementing IP68-ATEX fans into a design eliminates the possibility of an explosion or fire. Available in a…
Product
January 30, 2019 by Stephen Law

Long-life, ultra-wet IP-68 fans serve dirty, wet spaces

JARO Thermal AQUAS line of environmentally protective, ISO certified, hydraulic, ball-bearing fans come in a variety of powerful CFM options, with and several levels of static pressure. Approved for IP-68 water & dust protection, devices provide long life of 70K…
Feature
December 4, 2018 by Gavin Daly, professional services manager, Axis Communications

Designing and managing a surveillance system

It’s late at night when an alarm is triggered at a large-scale data centre. Surveillance cameras have detected a man walking along a perimeter fence. The video management system (VMS) sends an alert to the on-duty security guard who surveys…
Product
November 14, 2018 by Stephen Law

EC fans cool towers efficiently

EBMPAPST W3GZ50 Axial fan with AxiTop diffuser and 1.250mm double flange housing size is for use in cooling towers. Product’s robust design includes a special coating for metal parts and electronics circuit boards, protecting it from extremely harsh ambient conditions…